You may have heard about the power of “carrier connectivity,” but do you fully understand how it works, how it increases accuracy, and how it saves time and money? Carrier connectivity uses secure technology to transfer benefits enrollment selections made by employees directly, immediately, accurately and securely to insurance carriers. Studies have shown that this […]
Fully Automate Your Electronic Communications to Insurance Carriers – The Third Secret to Easy, Online Open Enrollment
If you’re thinking about automating enrollment, here is the third secret to making this process a success.
Time consuming manual new hire processes often leave HR managers with a stack of paper for each new employee. Many documents are involved in the hiring process, from resumes and applications to legally required forms such as W-4s and I-9s. These documents must be processed into systems or spreadsheets, and then shared with other departments such as payroll.
Ascentis Employee Self Service (ESS) allows you to conduct enrollment online, thus eliminating the cumbersome and inaccurate paper process. Through online open enrollment, employees are connected to their benefit options. Upon HR approval, enrollment elections are applied to employee records and employees automatically receive an e-mail detailing their choices. Ascentis Carrier Connect electronically transmits the information to the appropriate providers.
As 2014 approaches and health care benefits change, certain details will inevitably become more bogged down by numbers and statistics, making it more difficult to manage. Because this information is important, the understanding from all parties in the company is vital to an efficient and smooth turnover into the new year. This *webinar on […]
Building a Business Case, Part 1 HR departments in mid-tier organizations are models of versatility. Their responsibilities include everything from answering employee questions about health benefits and vacation time and sorting out the process of employee reviews, to high level long term planning and organization of training, employee retention plans, management development and other important […]
Feb. 16, 10 am, PDT* Feb. 23, 10 am, PDT* Do you dread the piles of paperwork that enrollment season brings? Transmitting employee benefits selections to carriers can be a tedious and time consuming task that usually involves mountains of paperwork — and includes the risk of errors, delays and omissions. Between collecting enrollment forms […]